BOSTON (CBS) — Musicians have taken to the stage at the Esplanade to perform for hundreds of thousands parked in front of the Hatch Shell for Boston’s Fourth of July celebration.
Boston Pops played some Frank Sinatra hits.
Maestro Keith Lockhart led the audience in a patriotic sing-along.
Melinda Doolittle sang “That’s Life.”
The former “American Idol” contestant and Michelle Brooks Thompson sang “Proud Mary.”
The duo also sang “I’m a Woman” and “Home.”
Sons of Serendip also performed “Firework.”
Michael Cavanaugh impressed the crowd with his performances including “My Life” and “It’s Still Rock and Roll.”